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Starbucks finally drops extra charge for non-dairy milks

All of the coffee giant’s 1,020 stores across the UK will offer all of its plant-based milk options, including oat, almond, coconut, and soy for no extra charge. Starbucks has finally announced that it will drop the upcharge for alternative milks. Starting 5 January, all of the coffee giant’s 1,020 stores across the UK will …

Lewis Hamilton-backed burger chain crowned ‘Company Of The Year’

The London-based eatery is the UK’s fastest-growing vegan restaurant chain. It currently has six locations and has plans to expand with 30 new eateries on the way. Lewis Hamilton-backed eatery Neat Burger has been crowned ‘inaugural Company of the Year Award’ by PETA. The award is to recognize the restaurant for its game-changing work to …

James Cromwell encourages people to go vegan in new Veganuary cinema ad

A pro-vegan cinema advert will play on 500 of the nation’s screens until New Year’s Day. UK cinema goers are being treated to a cheeky, fun video that urges them to take part in the 31-day pledge to eat plant-based food throughout January. Voiced by Oscar-nominated actor James Cromwell, the short cartoon clip follows the …

Tennis player Bernard Tomic reveals Novak Djokovic ‘inspired’ him to go vegan

Tomic also said: “I don’t think I’ll ever go back to eating anything else so I’m a proud vegan.” Former world No. 17 Bernard Tomic revealed he went vegan  almost three years ago, after being inspired by 20-time Grand Slam champion Novak Djokovic. The tennis player made the comment during his appearance on the Functional …

Krispy Kreme expands vegan range with three mouth-watering flavours. Here’s where to get them

The hand-crafted range will debut in totally new flavours: Fudge Brownie Bliss, Caramel Choc Delight and Apple Custard Crumble. US doughnut chain Krispy Kreme is launching three new vegan flavors at its United Kingdom locations on 31 December. The new indulgent range comes just in time for Veganuary – where people pledge to go vegan …

Lead-contaminated pheasant meat sold in Waitrose and Sainsbury’s, campaign group says

Tests revealed that meat samples from Waitrose, Sainsbury’s and Harrods all had levels of lead that would be illegal if they were found in other meats like chicken, pork and beef. Pheasant meat sold at Waitrose, Sainsbury’s, and Harrods is contaminated with toxic lead, tests have revealed. In fact, Waitrose’s pheasant fillets continue to have …

Damning footage reveals abhorrent animal cruelty at turkey farm linked to supermarkets

“These well-natured birds are treated as nothing more than Christmas commodities – packed into densely populated sheds.” An undercover investigation into a deeply overcrowded Lincolnshire farm has revealed disturbing scenes of the abhorrent treatment of turkeys destined for Christmas dinners. Leading vegan campaigning charity Viva! conducted the investigation. The farm in question is operated by …

Gordon Ramsay’s first-ever Chicago restaurant to serve vegan burgers

Once ‘allergic to vegans’, celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay admitted that, “Veganism is on the rise, so we’ve got to adapt and we just have to eat a slice of humble pie.” Last week, Gordon Ramsay opened his first restaurant in Chicago and vegan burgers are a constant feature on the menu. The Gordon Ramsay Burger, …

Vegan charity calls on Kamala Harris ‘to lead by example and go all in on animal-free eating’ in January

“There’s no such thing as a meat- and dairy-eating environmentalist, so it only makes sense for Vice President Harris to lead by example and go all in on animal-free eating.” A vegan charity is calling on VP Kamala Harris to go vegan for January. The request comes after Harris announced a new framework for the …

Paul Wesley tells Cardi B ‘going vegan is the best decision I ever made’

Cardi B had reached out to fans to ask about plant-based meats following a health scare. Social media is abuzz with opinions ever since rapper Cardi B tweeted she wanted to go vegan but couldn’t seem to find similar alternatives to meat – something she loves to eat. Her tweet garnered over 3500 comments, sparking …

Vegan butcher launches ‘perfect’ royal Christmas dinner box worth its price

The box serves two people and is packed with plant-based versions of Yutelide favourites including vegan turkey plus all the trimmings. The UK’s first vegan butcher shop has launched its luxury Christmas dinner package priced at £79.00. Rudy’s ‘Royal Christmas Meat Feast box’, which feeds two people contains a complete roast dinner. It features its famous Christmas …

Cardi B considers going vegan following health issues

The 29-year-old rapper is considering the switch following lingering gut health issues Rapper Cardi B has expressed her desire to go vegan. The American turned to her 20.4 million Twitter followers asking for suggestions. She wrote: “I want to go vegan but I love meat… are vegan meat replacements similar to meat in taste or …